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Maintain Your Breast Health – Empowering Women in Health

By Carlos Eduardo Ramírez, MD – October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but taking care of your breast health must be a continuous yearlong endeavor.  It doesn’t need much time, or effort, and the rewards are plenty. According to the American Cancer Society Breast Cancer is one of the top 10 causes of death for women in the United …

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A Dr. Confesses

I have a confession to make…. My wife and I took a year off. Call it a sabbatical; call it lazy – whatever you prefer. But after 15 years of practicing in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, referred to as the “U P”, we decided to trade the 300 inches of annual snow for the 235 days of sun and moved to …

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What a Family CFO Can Do for You

By Caroline Harless and Donna Holm, CPA, MST – You might have a home office, but do you really want to spend your time pouring over household spreadsheets, paying bills and overseeing home maintenance when the blue skies, waterways and beaches are calling? Although running a significant household has become increasingly complex, it does not have to become your full-time …

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Weight Loss VS Fat Loss: Knowing the Difference is Critical!

Weight Loss VS Fat Loss

“I want to start a weight loss program, but I’m very apprehensive. In the past, I tried a program where I lost about 30 pounds.   When I stopped the diet, I gained the weight back quickly, and not only that, I gained more! I’m totally devastated.   I don’t know what plan will work and how to keep the weight off …

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Although many people associate orthodontic treatment with adolescence, Boca Raton orthodontist Dr. Minelle Tendler says that orthodontists can spot subtle problems with jaw growth or with teeth much earlier, when the primary or “baby” teeth are present. Parents may incorrectly assume they must wait until a child has all of his or her permanent teeth before seeing an orthodontist. However, …

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Freezing FAT

Fat Freeze

By Daniela Dadurian, M.D. – There are so many ways to lose weight and more so, so many diets out there to choose from. Yet so many people struggle with their shape and bulges that don’t seem to go away despite all the diet and exercise. There are a lot of factors that contribute to a person not being able …

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Medicare Advantage: Managed Care Open Enrollment Information for You or Your Parents

By David Neuman, MD – Choosing a doctor and the proper health insurance are among the most important health care decisions you or your parents will ever make.  Picking the right insurance gives you access to the medical professionals best able to meet your needs.  October begins the managed care open enrollment period and is your chance to register for …

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Fitbella, is it the right “fit” for you?

Enhance Body Tone with Fitbella

I am a 46 year old woman who has always been an avid exercise enthusiast. My motto – no pain, no gain. I felt the harder I pushed myself the better for my health and body. A great workout left me shaky, weak, and sore the next day. Little did I know the damage and wear this could cause to …

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Lymphatic Decongestive Therapy for Healthy Breast Care

Other Healing Treatments Offered at HoriZen Therapies: UltraSlim Red Light Therapy (Fat Loss & Skin Tightening) and Hoshino Massage Therapy

By Susan Allen, Certified Lymphatic Therapist – At HoriZen Therapies, we strive to offer our clients with the latest, most-effective healing therapies utilizing technologically advanced systems that help the body heal itself naturally.  Today, we are proud to tell you about one of our therapies that support this month’s national focus on Breast Cancer awareness. Lymphatic Decongestive Therapy (LDT) Even …

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Massage Therapy: Respected Career in a Growing Industry

The field of massage therapy is growing rapidly in response to the public’s increasing interest in forms of healthcare that promote well being and an improved quality of life. As a result, massage therapy is an emerging profession. In 2011, the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) estimated massage therapy was a $10 – 11 billion industry. According to the U.S. …

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Inflammation, The Root of All Pain?

Mark P. DiRoma, DC

By Mark P. DiRoma, DC – Chronic Pain is one of the most debilitating illnesses we cope with in the United States, effecting 100 million Americans. This means more Americans suffer from Chronic Pain than Diabetes (25.8 million) and Coronary Heart Disease (16.3 million) combined.  Know that if you are suffering from a chronic condition that includes ongoing, recurrent, or …

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Could Moderate Weight Loss Lower Your Chance of Developing Breast Cancer?

Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center are finding links that indicate moderate weight loss decreases cancer risk in women.  This is especially true from women in and after menopause.  Researchers say that losing weight before the age of 60 can specifically lower cancer risks.  Early weight loss can affect hormones later in life. How do Hormones affect cancer risk? …

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The Maxim Life Wellness System

Located in Boca Raton Florida, Maxim Life is a Wellness Center that specializes in a structured approach to Complete Overall Wellness. Throughout the past two decades our science team have developed and implemented what is now known as “The Maxim Life Wellness System.” The system was implemented by the original founder, a naturopath whom believes that the human body is …

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Untreated Heartburn Can Lead to Long-term Damage and Health Problems

By Daniel Lindenberg, MD, PA – We have all experienced heartburn or acid reflux periodically.  When is it time to seek professional help?  Acid reflux is a normal physiologic process where the gastric contents of the stomach back up into the esophagus.  When heartburn occurs infrequently, less than once a week, a simple over the counter antacid can work well.  …

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Don’t let a Hearing Loss Get in the Way of Your Golf Game!

By Dana Luzon, Au.D., CCC-A, FAA – Golf can be a very enjoyable social sport to most people, but when you have difficulty understanding conversation in a small group, or have trouble understanding speech while there is wind noise on the course or in the golf cart, you may be experiencing a Sound VoidTM.  Sound Voids are moments that lack …

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Effective Weight Loss with Meng’s Acupuncture Medical Center

By Stephen Sedita, AP – Weight loss is not as simple as eating less and/or exercising more. In order to lose weight the body’s waste management and digestive systems need to be functioning properly.  Most importantly to long term success the root cause of the weight gain must be addressed (stress eating, poor diet, sedentary lifestyle, etc.)  According to traditional …

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Got Shoulder Pain?

By Domenic J. Pompile, PT, CSCS, Licensed Physical Therapist – Shoulder injuries are among one of the most common injuries today that affect individuals on a daily basis.  The largest degree of my patient population seeks therapy due to shoulder injuries.   Whether the shoulder has been injured due to an accident,  surgery,  non-use or a sports related activity; rehabilitation to …

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BHRT offers Anti-Aging Benefits without the Risks Associated with traditional Hormone Replacement

Are You One of Thousands of Women Who Are Suffering From? •    Low Sex Drive and Libido? •    Sexual Dysfunction? •    Headaches and Migraines? •    Insomnia? •    Hot Flashes? •    Mood and Depression? •    Joint Aches and Pains? •    Stubborn Belly Fat? •    Brain Fog and Memory Loss? •    Weight Gain and Muscle Loss •    Fatigue and Sleeping Difficulty? As …

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Do Trials Shape You Or Break You?

By Terry Hoskins – Pain and suffering finds us regardless of who we are and is indeed a central part of the human experience. You may have everything this world has to offer like millions of dollars, cars, houses, and boats, yet when trials come, all the stuff of the world leaves you feeling empty. Riches and power were suppose …

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Knights Attack Their Own: The Story of Immune Systems Gone Berserk!

The Story of Immune Systems Gone Berserk

By Bruce R. Dooley, M.D. – It is the heat of battle and the knights are ferociously engaged in combat to protect their kingdom from invaders.  Smoke, screams and arrows fill the air. The din of clashing armor combines with exhaustion to create momentary confusion in the king’s front line of knights. Alas, some of the knights have now spun …

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